The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 46 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.95% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.92% 3.51% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £23,500 £55,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.27% +91.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
102 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 24.29% 22.35% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 88 43 44
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,143 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Devon

Open Source
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 4 £23,500 - 3
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) Facebook
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Magento
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) Zend Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Network ITR
Salary: 550 to 600 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 25 days ago